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BROOKLYNS STAKES FOR THIS WEEK. The first spring meeting of the Brooklyn Jockey Club covers but the six racing days of the present week. Racing will then be resumed at Belmont Park, to be followed iu turn by the second spring meeting of the Brooklyn Jockey Club, which begins Thursday. June . In the course of the present week nine stakes will be run off. Of these the Expectation Stakes for Iwo-year-olds and the highly important Brooklyn Handicap will be decided tomorrow, the names of the probable starters l cing published elsewhere in this edition. The stake feature of Tuesday is the Preakness , Stakes. This is I dash of a mile and seventy yards for three-year-olds, with ,000 added. Of those engaged. Don Enrique, Ethon, Theyre Oft. Marathon. Temaceo, Hickory, Montgomery, Botanist. Tonv Faust. Senator Clay, Griuialdi, Philander. Veil. Arcite. Frank GUI, J. C. Core. McCarter. Baracin-e«ca. Oraculum, Lord Lovat, Jack Atkin. Joe Carey. Bat Mastersou, Dinua Ken and Aletheuo have the best racing credentials. It is six pounds below the scale with further non-winning allowances and should produce an interesting contest. The Manhan-set Stakes for two-year-olds will be run Wednesday. It Is at live and a half furlongs with . oo added and its tvinning form is represented by Ziephen, Seymour Beutler. Transvaal. Citizen. Wave Crest. Master Robert. Fordello. Sanguine and Senator Beck ham. while of the big dark division favorable reports are afloat concerning Goldquest, Sir Navarre, Oolden Pearl. Cool. Milford and Sparker. Golden Pearl is a half brother to last years crack Water Pearl. Thursday afternoon will be marked by the running of Ihe Patchogue Stakes. This is a six furlongs dash for three-year-olds and over under selling conditions and has among its seventy nouiia- at ions such swift ones as Pantoufle, Edna Jackson, Pater, Pretension, Dreamer, Beu Ban, Clark Griffith. Frank Lord. Ace High. Hyperion II. . Botanist, Ilaiidzarra. Kings Daughter. Saracinesca, Oraculum. Royal Onyx. Rye, Jacobite, Barbary Belle, Prince Hamburg. Dolly Spanker. Aletheuo and Red River. The long established Parkway Handicap will be run off Friday. It is for three-year-olds and over at a mile and a sixteenth with ,000 added and is a race of importance. It has a tine entry list with the names of Dandelion, Blaudy, Okenite, Dishabille. Ethon. Fountainblue. Sewell, Keutucky Beau, Nealon, Tony Faust. Superman. Philander. Suffrage. Coy Maid, Hot Toddy, Buttling. Oxford, Cottontown, McCarter, Saracinesca. Go Between, Dr. Gardner, Jack Atkin. Penarris. Bat Masterson, Eddie Ware. Martin Doyle and Dolly Spanker standing out prominently. Saturday afternoon will bring about the decision of the Empire State Steeplechase, the Hudson Slakes for two -yeur-uhls aud the Carlton 1 Stakes for three-year-olds. The Empire State is one of Ihe most valuable steeplechases of the year and has ,000 added and fifty entries. Good awl Plenty. T. S. Martin. Grandpa, Rip, Dr. Nowlin. Pioneer. Port Warden, Altar. Sam Hoffhelmer. Hot Shot, Agent, Sanctus, Palm, Coligny, Gatebell. Commodore Fontaine. Expansionist and Dr. Logan t e-ing among the crack jumpers nominated. Th« Hudson is at live eighths of a mile with .0OO added and Smirker. Chapultepec. Royal Vane. Master Robert. Robert Cooper. Donnell, Rialto, Transvaal, Milford, Wave Crest, Fresh. Banyah. Halaca. Kings Plate and Sanguine are among those entered. The Carlton is a mile dash with ,ooo added and may be contested by Salvidere, Peter Pan. Ballot. Superman, Paumonok. Oran, Okenite, Charles Edward. Saracinesca. Yankee Gun and Royal Onyx. If Salvidere goes he will be the center of great interest and many will go to see the Champion two year old of last year iu action.